ExpoDisplays and method-1 Interiors create some of the most innovative and award winning trade show exhibits, museums and commercial interiors in the country. Our unique vertically integrated process allows us to design, build and stage the entire project in our 130,000 square foot facility prior to delivering the components to the site for final assembly and installation.

 

We currently have multiple openings for Exhibit Carpenters. Following are the requirements you should meet to be considered for this position:

 

Tool Skills:

  • Table saw / Miter saw

    • Knowledge of proper blade use for cutting a variety of materials

    • Ability to perform all functions of saw resulting in extremely accurate cuts

  • Hand held routers

    • Knowledge of all router bits used for a variety of functions

    • Ability to create custom templates in order to achieve unique parts

  • Knowledge and willingness to use a wide variety of shop tools including but not limited to drill press, shaper, planer, wide belt sander, band saw, paint spray equipment, etc.

  • Proficient in the use of all woodworking hand tools

    • Jigsaw

    • Drill

    • Belt sander

    • Circular saw

    • Nail guns                      

 

Comprehension:

  • Ability to read and comprehend complex shop drawings

  • Working knowledge of all substrates used in the manufacturing of exhibits

    • Plywood

    • MDF

    • Laminate

    • Veneer

    • Aluminum extrusions

    • Fabric

    • Plastic sheet goods

  • Must be able to work with detailers to verify accuracy of drawings before sending to CNC

  • Willingness to do a complete take off from drawings with limited supervision

  • Capable of creating hand sketches of components in order to do material take offs

  • Able to adjust drawings on-the-fly in order to maximize efficiency

 

Building skills:

  • Demonstrates basic skills required to carry projects from start to finish

  • Able to assemble custom milled parts as well as CNC parts with limited supervision in the allotted time frame

  • Well versed in preparing components for the laminating process

  • Exhibits an average level of skill in laminating

    • All grades and finishes including standard grade, vertical grade, color core, metals, veneers, with and without phenolic backer

    • Radiused elements

    • Seaming

    • Compound angles

    • Edgebanding

    • Spray and roll on glue applications

  • Possesses the mechanical skills to determine what type of hardware is required for the majority of standard applications

  • Willing to be the Lead on installations of components requiring little to no field adjustments

    • Able to travel domestically for moderate periods of time

    • Demonstrates leadership skills in order to effectively manage skilled as well as unskilled labor

  • Familiar with all on site install techniques to ensure acceptable fit and finish

    • Scribing

    • Leveling

    • Electrical

    • Trim

    • Lighting

    • Graphic applications

  • Participate in client walk-throughs and execute a detailed punch lists in a timely fashion

  • Be available for pre and post production meetings and to discuss opportunities for improving on any aspect of future projects

 

Managerial:

  • Demonstrates the ability to effectively lead a small group people with varying levels of experience

  • Possesses organizational skills that allow you to break down large, complex jobs into smaller, manageable tasks

  • Works well with Project Management, Detailers and Senior Management

 

Other

  • Must have valid driver’s license

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen test

  • Must be able to work 6:00am-3:00pm Monday-Friday

 

If you are interested in joining our team please fill out our online Application Form and make sure to include your contact information. WE CAN NOT CALL YOU BACK FOR AN INTERVIEW IF YOU DO NOT GIVE US YOUR PHONE NUMBER!

Department: Production
This is a non-management position

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